Faith leaders from across Tennessee gathered in Nashville’s Legislative Plaza Tuesday to urge Gov. Bill Haslam to veto a bill they say will target the state’s immigrants.
The Opry Mills Mall was evacuated, a police tactical team swept the facility, at least a half a dozen ambulances converged on the scene and authorities said the adjacent Grand Ole Opry House and convention center were put on lockdown.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe are heading to Europe on state business.
U.S. Rep. Phil Roe said he believes the process to nominate the next Veterans Affairs secretary will be different this time after President Donald Trump’s first nomination, Dr. Ronny Jackson, withdrew his name from consideration after a wave of serious allegations crashed against him.
News outlets report a grand jury indicted Hamilton County Commissioner Tim Boyd on one count of extortion.
The Tennessee Legislature has passed a bill that would allow seven-day liquor and wine sales, despite opposition from religious conservatives.
NASHVILLE — A controversial resolution urging that the body of former president James K. Polk be dug up and moved to a fourth resting place has passed in the Tennessee Legislature after it was killed off last month.
A state appellate court had a message this week for Tennessee lawmakers trying to become legally involved in a same-sex couple’s divorce – butt out.
A Tennessee panel has dismissed two campaign finance complaints against Republican U.S. Rep. Diane Black in her gubernatorial bid.
A bill filed to keep Ballad Health’s business information confidential now heads to the state Senate floor after its scope was narrowed to incorporate the concerns of state residents and open government officials.
A grieving mother whose daughter was killed nearly a year ago by a drunk driver whose blood alcohol content was more than twice the legal limit hopes to get a tougher law in place so suspected DUI drivers who wreck and cause a death are arrested immediately.
A former Tennessee school bus driver was found guilty Thursday of six counts of criminally negligent homicide in a wreck that killed six children.
A clean-energy advocacy group called for an investigation Tuesday after finding that the Tennessee Valley Authority bought two corporate jets, a luxury helicopter and another plane in recent years. The utility says its inspector general is already reviewing the matter.
Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s campaign said Tuesday that anyone who thinks she can’t win the general election in Tennessee’s U.S. Senate race is a “plain sexist pig.”
A unanimous vote by the Washington County Board of Education is pushing an appeal to a court decision made last year preventing the county from receiving liquor-by-the drink sales tax revenue.